Gilgit: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)’s candidate Amjad Ali Zaidi has been elected Speaker of the Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly.
According to the details, the Gilgit-Baltistan General Assembly Speaker and Deputy Speaker Poll was held on Thursday. PTI’s Amjad Ali Zaidi and opposition party Ghulam Muhammad were running for Speaker. The PTI candidate won the election by a total of 18 votes.
In the polling, 4 votes for PTI candidate Amjad Ali Zaidi were rejected while one vote for opposition candidate Ghulam Muhammad was also rejected. The opposition’s candidate managed to get 8 votes against Amjad Ali Zaidi’s 18.